Federal legislation would require public and private colleges with endowments over $1 billion to cover between 25 and 75 percent of all students’ cost of attendance. Higher ed experts say colleges won’t be able to do that, given strict rules around endowment spending. Read more
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The number of white storks is falling in many countries. Read more
The way Google calculates the climate impact of your flights has changed, the BBC has discovered. Read more
Tens of thousands of students who will pick up their A-level results on Thursday face a last-minute scramble to secure places at UK universities, many of which have warned that competition will be fierce and places hard to find for the most popular courses. Read more
Researchers from the University of Reading are "chasing" Arctic cyclones over the sea ice, north of Norway. Read more
Environmental groups say the prolonged dry spell is having a "serious" impact on wildlife in rivers. Read more
Coral has recovered from storms and bleaching events to record levels across much of Australia's Great Barrier Reef, a survey has found. Read more
New research shows that rainwater in most locations on Earth contains levels of chemicals that "greatly exceed" safety levels. Read more
Catastrophic climate change outcomes, including human extinction, are not being taken seriously enough by scientists, a new study says. Read more